African News

TED 2017 Conference To Be Held in Arusha Tanzania

June 28, 2017
The annual TEDGlobal conference will be held in Arusha, Tanzania on August 27th–30th 2017. The conference will gather technologists and entrepreneurs, business leaders and creatives to discuss the future of Africa and the world. TED […]
Kenyan News

Weekly Market Wrap-up (June 19 – 23)

June 26, 2017
Activity slowed from last week (week ending 23 June 2017) with 170.5 million shares traded with a total turnover of Kshs. 4.7 billion. The NSE 20 edged up to 3623.83 (+2.33%), the broad NASI to […]

Kenyan News

Editorial

Why You Should Consider Britam’s Money Market Fund

June 28, 2017
Nairobi Securities Exchange listed investment firm, Britam Holdings PLC through its Asset Management arm (Britam Asset Managers (Kenya) Ltd) recently launched a new mobile platform to cater for new and existing investors who would like […]
Kenyan News

Kenya Third Most Innovative Country in Sub-Saharan Africa

June 27, 2017
South Africa, Mauritius and Kenya are the most- innovative countries in Sub-Saharan Africa according to the 2017 Global Innovation Index (GII), released last week and co-authored by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property […]
African News

Citrix expands operations to East and West Africa

June 27, 2017
Citrix Systems, Inc. an American multinational software company has announced that it is growing its foothold in Africa through an expansion in distribution operations, and that its channel in East and West Africa will now […]

African News

African News

TED 2017 Conference To Be Held in Arusha Tanzania

June 28, 2017
The annual TEDGlobal conference will be held in Arusha, Tanzania on August 27th–30th 2017. The conference will gather technologists and entrepreneurs, business leaders and creatives to discuss the future of Africa and the world. TED […]
African News

Citrix expands operations to East and West Africa

June 27, 2017
Citrix Systems, Inc. an American multinational software company has announced that it is growing its foothold in Africa through an expansion in distribution operations, and that its channel in East and West Africa will now […]
African News

Africa poised to be a US$ 3 trillion economy by 2030

June 23, 2017
Global leaders will descend on Dubai for the Africa Legal Network’s (ALN) 4thAnnual International Conference on 4-5 October 2017 at the Park Hyatt, Dubai, UAE. The invite-only event will bring together high-calibre and relevant business […]

Global Market

Global News

Snapchat acquires Zenly between $250M and $350M

June 22, 2017
Techcrunch Snapchat’s newest feature, Snap Map, is based on its latest acquisition, social mapping startup Zenly. Snapchat is believed to have bought Zenly for between $250 million and $350 million in mostly cash and some […]
Global News

Cisco and IBM Join Forces to Tackle Cybercrime

June 5, 2017
Cisco and IBM Security have announced they are working together to address the growing global threat of cybercrime. In a new collaboration, Cisco and IBM Security will work closely together across products, services and threat intelligence […]
Global News

Warren Buffett’s Annual Lunch Auction Starts

June 4, 2017
Omaha, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is auctioning off a private lunch in the hopes of raising millions of dollars more for a charity helping the homeless in San Francisco. The CEO of […]

Opinion and Commentary

Editorial

THE EVOLUTION OF BANKING

June 8, 2017
By: Kunle Awosika The concept of banking has been around for centuries and has had to evolve with changing human needs. In today’s digital age we have seen a major transformation in the financial services […]
Kenyan News

OPINION; There Is A Case To Buy KQ Shares

June 8, 2017
By Ibrahim Karuthiru; Kenya Airways (KQ) recently released its Full Year Results and as expected, net loss reduced by a decent margin, but still it was huge loss, no matter how management tried to talk it out […]

Events

Jun
29
Thu
all-day Flame Tree Group 1:10 Bonus Issue
Flame Tree Group 1:10 Bonus Issue
Jun 29 all-day
Flame Tree Group will today close its shareholders register for the consideration of a bonus issue of an addition share for every ten shares held.
Jun
30
Fri
all-day Co-operative Bank of Kenya 1:5 B...
Co-operative Bank of Kenya 1:5 B...
Jun 30 all-day
The Cooperative Bank of Kenya will today close its shareholders register for a consideration of a bonus issue for an additional share for every five held (1:5).
all-day TPS Serena Book Closure
TPS Serena Book Closure
Jun 30 all-day
TPS Serena will today close its shareholders register for the consideration of a final dividend of Ksh 0.35 per share. Payment will be made on July 30 2017.  
Jul
5
Wed
all-day Moody’s 4th Annual East Africa S...
Moody’s 4th Annual East Africa S...
Jul 5 all-day
Moody's 4th Annual East Africa Summit - Kenya
Moody’s Investors Service is pleased to announce, Moody’s 3rd Annual East Africa Summit, taking place in Kenya on Wednesday 5 July 2017. This event will include presentations from the Sovereign, Banking and Corporate Finance teams. Full agenda details [...]
Sep
1
Fri
all-day Safaricom Book Closure
Safaricom Book Closure
Sep 1 all-day
Safaricom will today close its books for the entitlement of the total dividend of Ksh 0.97 per share to be paid on or before 1 September 2017.

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